Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

The Brooklyn Baking Barons Frequently Asked Questions

How long will it take for the Honey Whiskey Cake to get to me?

We do our very best to process all orders within 3-5 days.  Of course, we know that there are last minute things and try to be as flexible as we can be- PLEASE just shoot us an email so we can work with you —

How do you ship?

We ship with the United States Postal Service.  We do 2-day priority shipping with our $9.00 flat rate shipping.  If you are looking for a cake to be overnighted, please email  There is an up-charge.

Can I leave a gift message?

YES!  We will gladly handwrite a note for you.  Please leave any messages in the NOTES section when ordering.

Are you on social media?

Yes!  We are on Instagram: @bk_barons and Twitter: @bkbarons.  Don’t forget to #honeywhiskeycake!

DSC07118Is there really whiskey in the cake?

Yes! Our cake wouldn’t be what it is without whiskey. But don’t worry you can enjoy this cake at work or at a family gathering and not worry about embarrassing yourself since the alcohol is cooked out during the baking process.

My cakes haven’t arrived.  Can I get a refund?

If the mistake is on our part, we will be happy to refund you.  Once we have processed and shipped your order, we can not refund.  We have no control over specific shipping details after it leaves our hands.

How store the cake if I don’t eat it all?

Chances are you probably are going to eat it all– it’s that kind of good. However, if you are looking to save the cakes for a special day, we recommend putting the cakes in a freezer bag.  Then when you are ready to eat, it can be thawed in the fridge for a few hours.

What kind of whiskey?

Shhh! it’s a Baron’s secret…but we will say, it is All-American.

Is the cake nut free?

There are no nuts in the cake; however, we DO NOT bake in a nut free kitchen.

Is the cake dairy free?

No, the cake is not dairy free.

Is the cake vegan?

No, the cake is not vegan.

Is the cake gluten free?

Our standard cakes are not gluten free. However, we do have gluten-free options– shoot us an email

Can a child enjoy your cake?

We grew up eating Rum Cake and turned out alright. Ultimately, it’s the parent’s decision!

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